This Week on the UK Official Charts: 14 June
June 12, 2021
Take a look back over the years to see which songs were in the Top 10 on the Official UK Chart this week…
Wham! – “The Edge of Heaven” was at #2 in 1986
Chart date: 15 June 1986 – 21 June 1986
Cyndi Lauper – “I Drove All Night” was at #8 in 1989
Chart date: 11 June 1989 – 17 June 1989
Mariah Carey – “Always Be My Baby” was at #3 in 1996
Chart date: 16 June 1996 – 22 June 1996
Whitney Houston and George Michael – “If I Told You That” was at #9 in 2000
Chart date: 11 June 2000 – 17 June 2000
Christina Aguilera – “Fighter” was at #3 in 2003
Chart date: 15 June 2003 – 21 June 2003
Jamiroquai – “Feels Like It Should” was at #8 in 2005
Chart date: 12 June 2005 – 18 June 2005
Usher – “Scream” was at #5 in 2012
Chart date: 10 June 2012 – 16 June 2012
Little Mix – “Salute” was at #6 in 2014
Chart date: 15 June 2014 – 21 June 2014
Ella Henderson – “Ghost” was at #1 in 2014
Chart date: 15 June 2014 – 21 June 2014
Walk The Moon – “Shut Up and Dance” was at #8 in 2015
Chart date: 14 June 2015 – 20 June 2015
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- Wake me up before you go-goWham!
- Club tropicanaWham!
- Everything she wantsWham!
- Last christmasWham!
- I'm your manWham!
- and lots more!...
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